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DIY tip: table decoration with lemons

Sour makes fun!

A proverb says, "If life gives you a lemon, make lemonade out of it." We prefer to make name tags and a cool table decoration.

A bowl of fresh lemons can fill any bouquet with water, and if you have your own designed dishes, the table decoration is perfect.

What you need for the transfer film plate:

  • Computer and inkjet printer
  • Transfer Foil Porcelain (eg from Avery)
  • Plate
  • scissors
  • sponge

That's how it's done:

1. Print the fern motif (eg from the internet or a book) mirror-inverted in the appropriate size on the carrier foil.

2. To transfer the adhesive stick the foil with the glue on the printed motifs and press firmly.

3. Cut out the motif.

4. Remove the transparent foil from the motif.

5. Place the motif with the printed side on the plate and press firmly.

6. Press with a damp sponge on the motif until the paper is well soaked.

7. Remove the soaked carrier paper. Observe manufacturer's instructions as to whether the film is suitable for food.

This name tag will definitely make you happy

You need this:

  • Stoffreste
  • waterproof felt pen
  • double-sided adhesive tape (eg from tesa)
  • skewer
  • half a lemon
  • French chalk
  • scissors
  • Sewing machine and matching yarn

That's how it's done:

1. Cut two triangles from fabric scraps and finish with a small zigzag stitch on the edges. Cut a small piece of white fabric and label it with a waterproof pen. Stick with double-sided adhesive tape on the sail.

2. Stick with double sided tape to a short sliced ​​spit.

3. Put the sail into the sliced ​​lemon.